Friday, September 4, 2015

04-Sep-2015 06:18

AP PHOTOS: Searing images of past crises :: The photo of a dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach captures everything we don't want to see when we tap our phones or open our newspapers: a vicious civil war, a surge of refugees, the death of an innocent. The disturbing image taken this week brings to mind other, similarly haunting photos of crises. Often they involve children. Will the photo of the Syrian child be like other seared-in-our-memory photographs? Over the years, AP photojournalists have captured powerful images. A 9...
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_BOY_ON_BEACH_IMAGE_PHOTO_GALLERY?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailed :: ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County, Kentucky....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GAY_MARRIAGE_KENTUCKY?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Murray fights back to beat Mannarino :: Britain's Andy Murray fights back from two sets down to beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino and keep his US Open hopes intact.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/tennis/34148510

Kendall warns of Tory 'wipe out' bid :: The Conservatives will launch a drive to "wipe out" Labour as soon as the party chooses its new leader, candidate Liz Kendall warns during a TV debate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-34148301#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Missing mother arrested on UK return :: A woman who went missing with her four children, amid fears they were heading from London to Syria, has been arrested on her return to the UK, police say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-34148300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks Europe :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wk7mGwfOiCg/story01.htm

Nearly one million 'face mortgage woe' :: Nearly a million homeowners have no way of paying off their mortgages because they opted for interest-only loans, Citizens Advice warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-34144333#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Reclaiming the 'freak show' :: Disabled circus artists seek to reclaim term 'freak show'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34140935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who, What, Why: Can a bang on the head cause a bald spot? :: Can you get a bald spot from a bang on the head?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34023654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 moving photos of Europe's migrant crisis :: 10 of the most moving photos of Europe's migrant crisis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34137358#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Father of drowned Syrian toddlers prepares to take bodies home :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Ri4Z-5xJj0/story01.htm

Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world :: The photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_BOY_ON_BEACH_IMAGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Sturgeon in refugee plea to Cameron :: The Scottish first minister writes to Prime Minister David Cameron calling for the UK to accept its "proportionate share" of refugees fleeing conflict and persecution.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-34146653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Migrant tragedy and refugee pressure :: The front pages contain some moving images of the two boys who died in the migrant drowning tragedy, plus calls for the UK to take in more refugees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-34148200#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. clerk jailed for gay marriage defiance; dispute goes on :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Lz7H3AkGkCs/story01.htm

Brady to suit up after 'Deflategate' win; NFL appeals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/py-pAlMg85A/story01.htm

Coming home to war: Afghan refugees return reluctantly from Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jZdZVrQ2t5Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Millions moan that there's only one topic on Chinese TV :: When there's (literally) only one thing on TV
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34143603#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Frosty relations over future of the Arctic :: The US and Russia are at odds over ownership of highly strategic territory in the Arctic, says Shaun Ley.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-34117507#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trump vows no third-party bid, will back GOP primary winner :: NEW YORK (AP) -- Caving to intense Republican lobbying, presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid on Thursday and vowed to support whoever wins the party's nomination - a U-turn made easier by his position at the front of the field....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GOP_2016_RNC_PLEDGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Coming home to war: Afghan refugees return reluctantly from Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iyl2pOHDIXo/story01.htm

Singer Wilson crowned prog rock king :: Singer and guitarist Steven Wilson is crowned the current king of prog rock after winning three prizes at the Progressive Music Awards in London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-34139425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weight loss surgery 'cures diabetes' :: Weight loss surgery cures half of patients with type-2 diabetes, for at least five years, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34130619#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Care of dying 'still inconsistent' :: Palliative care experts say more investment is needed to improve the care of dying patients.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34144863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Science and maths 'vital for adults' :: Adults who lack basic science and maths skills risk being "bamboozled" and making bad decisions, according to a leading scientist.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-34144310#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Hague: Warlord Offers a Defense - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNE49eGZZ17JHIL4BIxjp5K5c3NHPA&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778942531551&ei=ARrpVaDxOKSayQPk_oDYBA&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/04/world/europe/the-hague-warlord-offers-a-defense.html

Turkey frees two journalists jailed while working for Vice - Hamilton Spectator :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNF6GWZ4k-vEFG2413aXAfauDorfTQ&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778942215781&ei=ARrpVaDxOKSayQPk_oDYBA&url=http://www.thespec.com/news-story/5828305-turkey-frees-two-journalists-jailed-while-working-for-vice/

Controlling parents 'harm wellbeing' :: Adults who were psychologically controlled as children by their parents are more likely to have poor mental health, research suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-34140965#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ed Miliband 'won't serve under Jeremy Corbyn' and is expected to remain on ... - Daily Mail :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNEwswNa8p3DnoHdvPd7e3t_mQn6cg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778942525978&ei=ARrpVaDxOKSayQPk_oDYBA&url=http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3221864/Ed-Miliband-won-t-serve-Jeremy-Corbyn-expected-remain-backbenches-new-leader-chosen.html

Extra screen time 'hits GCSE grades' :: An extra hour of television, internet or computer game time in Year 10 is linked with poorer grades at GCSE, Cambridge University research suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-34139196#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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